Premier League Power Rankings: Manchester United’s Anthony Martial top
Manchester United’s Anthony Martial has topped the Sky Sports Power Rankings this week.
The France striker scored his fourth goal in three league games during a 2-1 win over Everton on Sunday, with Toffees goalkeeper Jordan Pickford (No 5) saving Paul Pogba’s (No 12) first-half penalty before conceding the rebound.
Meanwhile, Brighton ‘keeper Mat Ryan (No 2) almost topped the chart after making seven saves in a courageous 1-0 win against Wolves to keep his third successive clean sheet.
Last week’s table-topper Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang (No 3) appeared to have scored Arsenal’s winner at Crystal Palace before Luka Milivojevic (No 60) converted his second penalty of the game in the 83rd minute.
Chelsea thrashed Burnley 4-0 at Turf Moor, with man of the match Ross Barkley assisting Alvaro Morata’s opener and scoring his side’s second before teeing up Willian (No 10).
Riyad Mahrez (No 6) scored the winner during Manchester City’s 1-0 win at Tottenham, with Fernandinho (No 9) topping the stats for duels and a raft of defensive stats and Ederson (No 11) keeping with seventh clean sheet this term.
Meanwhile, Mohamed Salah (No 8) broke the deadlock and assisted two more goals during Liverpool’s 4-1 win over Cardiff to maintain his ascent up the chart.
The Power Rankings methodology reflects a player’s performance by awarding points for 34 different stats.
Below, we present the in-form chart based on performances over the past five Premier League matchdays (with greater weight placed on recent games), your club’s top points scorer and the season accumulative chart.
The Sky Sports Power Rankings will be updated every week during the season, so be sure to keep an eye on the big movers…
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